Fundamentals of Property Tax Collection

This course focuses on law and practice governing the collection of county and municipal property taxes.

The course is designed to help new tax office employees learn the basics of tax collection while also providing a refresher for tax office veterans.

 

 

Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

  • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
  • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
  • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
  • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)

Additional information

Certification: Required course for certification through North Carolina Tax Collectors Association.  Final examination requires a passing score of 70% for certification approval.

Duration: Tuesday thru Thursday, 9:00am - 5:00pm each day.

Final examination will be available on-line and taken through SAKAI.

North Carolina Tax Collector's Association
CEU14.75 hrs
CPE19.50 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    March 3 - 5, 2020
    UNC School of Government
    400 South Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27516
    View Scholarship Information

    Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

    • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
    • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
    • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
    • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)
    View Cancellation Policy
    Course participants who cancel their registration on or before February 24, 2020 will receive a full refund. No refund will be made for cancellations on or after February 25, 2020, but you will receive a transferrable credit to be used within 12 months. Click here to view the School’s full cancellation and refund policy.
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    Holiday Inn Express

    A block of rooms has been set up at the newly renovated Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill with a rate of $94.00. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and Wi-Fi. To reserve a room online please click the link Fundamentals of Property Tax Collection To reserve a room by phone call the hotel at 919-489-7555 and provide the name Group Code "FPT”. Last day to book and receive the rate is February 2, 2020.

     

    Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill

    A block of rooms has been set up at the Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill with a rate of $104.00. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and Wi-Fi. To reserve a room online visit chapelhillsuites.hamptoninn.com and use Group Code “FPT”. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel at 919-403-8700, press 0 and provide the Group Name “Fundamentals of Property Tax Collection". Last day to book and receive the rate is February 2, 2020.

    $375.00
    If you are a returning customer, please note that we have a new course registration system that we hope will be easier for you to use. If you encounter any registration issues, please explore our list of frequently asked questions or contact us at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.

MATERIALS

Participants will receive a course notebook in class, as well as a copy of The Machinery Act of North Carolina 2019 provided by the NC Department of Revenue. Additionally, a copy of the textbook, Fundamentals of Property Tax Collection Law in North Carolina by Chris McLaughlin is generously provided by Zacchaeus Legal Services

 

 
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar, Registration and Client Services Group
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Rachel Mintel

Program Associate, Local and State Government Group
919.962.6841
Christopher Mclaughlin
Professor of Public Law and Government